Liberal Democrats winning nation wide

December 1, 2017 10:45 PM

The Liberal Democrats won all four of the council by elections that were held last night, gaining seats from the Conservatives, Labour and UKIP.

Lib Dems winning here

Lib Dems winning nationwide

The sweep of victories means that the Liberal Democrats have gained seven council seats this month, significantly more than any other party.

The Liberal Democrats, under Vince Cable, are winning seats up and down the country and against all opposition.

Our local campaigning is second to none, and the hard work of Lib Dem councillors and activists is being recognised in surges of support in by elections across the country.

Increasing our vote

Westway (Tandridge) resultLDEM: 53.5% (+17.5)
CON: 26.5% (-2.5)
LAB: 13.1% (-2.8)
UKIP: 6.9% (-12.2)

Liberal Democrat HOLD.

- Britain Elects (@britainelects) November 30, 2017

Gaining from Labour

Bridgemary North (Gosport) result:

LDEM: 57.9% (+57.9)
LAB: 22.9% (-49.0)
CON: 19.2% (-8.9)

Liberal Democrat GAIN from Labour.

- Britain Elects (@britainelects) November 30, 2017

Gaining from the Conservatives

North (Maidstone) result:

LDEM: 51.4% (+20.0)
CON: 26.0% (-6.0)
LAB: 19.3% (+8.0)
GRN: 3.4% (-2.1)

Liberal Democrat GAIN from Conservative.

No UKIP (-19.9) as prev.

- Britain Elects (@britainelects) December 1, 2017

Gaining from UKIP

Torrington (Torridge) result:

LDEM: 60.2% (+60.2)
IND: 15.5% (+15.5)
CON: 13.6% (-6.0)
GRN: 6.5% (-15.9)
UKIP: 4.2% (-16.8)

Liberal Democrat GAIN from UKIP.

No (other) Ind (-24.6) and Lab (-12.4) as prev.

- Britain Elects (@britainelects) December 1, 2